Theresa | Backpacker Profile

Name: Theresa Age: 30 Country: Germany Occupation: Traveler / Human Resources Manager Thank you for your time Theresa, could you give us a quick introduction about yourself? I was born and raised in Germany. A few years ago I decided to take a leap and move to Hamburg, also known […]


Tips for Staying Energized During Frequent Travel

Travelling is a goal that many people share, be it for business or pleasure. The desire to explore the world, discover new places and meet new people is one that appeals to our sense of adventure. Unfortunately, traveling isn’t always easy on your body. This is especially true if you […]


Top 5 Travel Pillows for Backpacking and Camping

This backpacking essential is often one of the most overlooked items to pack. When travelling you will need to sleep in some unusual places, places with no beds and pillows. Nothing gives you a better, more comfortable sleep, than sleeping with a comfy pillow. Thats why a travel pillow is […]


Esther | Backpacker Profile

Name: Esther Age: 26 Country: Spain Thank you for your time Esther, please get us started with a quick introduction about yourself? My name is Esther, I’m 26 years-old. I’m from the Bask Country but currently living in Barcelona (Spain) and I am planning a big trip soon. Barcelona is […]


Top 5 Travel Yoga Mats for Travellers in 2018

It is hugely important to keep fit whilst travelling, and what better way for your physical and mental health than yoga? Therefore, we recommend that all backpackers / travellers take a yoga mat with them on their adventures. Just a few minutes of yoga a day can hugely benefit your […]


Ben McLaughlan | Backpacker Profile

  Name: Ben McLaughlan Age: 29 Country: Canada Occupation: Electrician     Thank you for your time Ben, could you get us started with a quick introduction about yourself? Hey there, my name is Ben McLaughlan. In 2013, at 25, I left Australia for the first time, alone with a one-way […]


The Five Best Christmas Stocking Fillers for Backpackers

Christmas is fast approaching and you still need to buy some last minute gifts for that special backpacker in your life. Backpackers don’t like to carry much.  So what is the best thing to buy someone who doesn’t want or need a lot of stuff? We have found five perfect […]


Deanna Troy Travels | Backpacker Profile

  Name: Deanna Troy Travels Age: 26 Country: USA Occupation: YouTuber     Thank you for giving us your time Deanna.  Could you get us started with an introduction about yourself? Hey! I’m Deanna, an American from a small town in Connecticut who has always wanted to bust out and […]


Top 5 Torches / Flashlights for Backpacking and Camping

Whilst on your travels you will almost certainly need a torch, be it because you’re doing a midnight hike, due to a power cut or just as a way to make shadow puppets on the wall –  A flashlight is an essential for any backpackers backpack! We have searched the […]


Monica Bejar | Backpacker Profile

Name: Monica Bejar Age: 26 Country: Mexico Occupation: Hotel Receptionist         Thank you for your time today Monica! Could you get us started with a quick introduction about yourself?   Hey! My name is Monica Bejar and I am 26 year old Mexican girl. I love food […]


Top 5 Travel Towels for Backpacking and Camping in 2018 1

We asked our readers; What is the most forgotten item to take backpacking? The results are in! The answer? …. The Travel Towel! This essential item is so often overlooked and forgotten by backpackers and campers, and it really shouldn’t be! Getting a good one can make all the difference […]


Henrikke Røder | Backpacker Profile

Name: Henrikke Røder Age: 23 Country: Norway Occupation: Student         Thank you for giving us your time today, could you get us started with a quick introduction about yourself?   Hey!! I’m Henrikke, 23 Years old and from Norway. I am a part time online student and […]


The 5 Best Hammocks for Backpacking and Camping

Have you considered a hammock for backpacking or camping? It can make the perfect substitute for a tent. Here are some reasons why we think a hammock can be a better choice than a tent whilst backpacking or camping. Hammock vs Tent: Weight – A hammock is much lighter than […]


Nik & Sheena Winkleman | Backpacker Profile

  Name: Nik & Sheena Winkleman Age: 33 & 32 Location: Orlando, Fl USA Occupation: Internet Entrepreneurs       Thank you for giving us your time today, could you get us started with a quick introduction about the both of you?   We’re High school sweet hearts and we’ve […]